Tami Haaland

Tami Haaland teaches creative writing at Montana State University Billings. She won the Nicholas Roerich Poetry Prize for her first book of poems, "Breath in Every Room" (Story Line Press, 2001). In 2013, she was named Montana's poet laureate.

Poems

What People are Saying

"I have always loved poetry, but through Poetry Out Loud I have learned a greater respect for all different types of poetry. This competition is so much more than memorizing and reciting a poem; I became very invested in each one of my poems."
Janessa Gould
2017 WI POL Champion